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Point Park University, Pittsburgh, PA

Reasons to Attend Point Park University

There are many great reasons why one should apply to Point Park University. The university has a strong mission statement that reads, “Point Park University provides innovative undergraduate and graduate education in a dynamic urban setting. Dedicated to academic excellence and community engagement, we prepare students of diverse backgrounds with

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Colleen Sullivan, a Scholastic Outreach Representative in the Pittsburgh, PA, area

Alumni Spotlight: Colleen Sullivan, M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction

Colleen Sullivan graduated from Point Park University with an M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction and currently works as a Scholastic Outreach Representative in the Pittsburgh, PA, area. With already several years of experience, we asked Colleen to tell us about her experience pursuing her master’s degree at Point Park University.

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All About Point Park University’s B.A. Instructional Studies Program

What does the program encompass? Our Bachelor of Arts in instructional studies degree, offered both on campus and fully online, serves as a valuable program for several different audiences including: Prospective students who have a strong interest to pursue a formal K-12 state teaching certification at this time Transfer students

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All About Point Park University’s Reading Specialist Certification Programs

What is Point Park’s M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction with Reading Specialist Certification program? The M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction with Reading Specialist Certification Program is designed for classroom teachers and other educational professionals who have a strong desire to become a reading specialist or literacy coach/curriculum leader for a

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How I Paid for My Master’s at Point Park University

Let’s be honest. Money is on almost everybody’s minds. This is particularly true when you look at making any big decision or purchase. Starting a master’s degree program is definitely both of those things. As with all major decisions and purchases, that meant that I had to do my research.

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